Rubies and pearls (Alfonso Ferrabosco I)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2017-03-01). Score information: A4, 4 pages, 61 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Reformatting of #31884, with minor adjustments to underlay. Musica ficta are editorial. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
- Editor: Brian Russell (submitted 2014-05-07). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 69 kB Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Rubies and pearls
Composer: Alfonso Ferrabosco I
Original text and translations
Rubies and pearls and treasure, Kingdom's renown and glory,
Please the delightful mind and cheer the sorry.
But much the greater measure of true delight he gaineth
That for the prize of love strives and obtaineth.